SOMEWAY, SOMEHOW, CARNIVAL WILL ALWAYS UPEND YOUR EXPECTATIONS. This was the case when we went down to the first weekend of the local carnival parade in Santo Domingo Este, the up-and-coming annex to the Capital. Santo Domingo Este is the newer, younger municipality that only shares a namesake with the Western Hemisphere’s oldest city. Let the […]Read more "SURREAL BARRIO DREAMS: CARNIVAL IN SANTO DOMINGO ESTE, D.R."
I haven’t gotten the full grasp of just how fleeting the public’s attention span or just how voracious their appetite for stimulus has become until this week. This past weekend, Azealia Banks dropped her debut album a full four years after the release of her first single. Thankfully for her, the music on the album’s […]Read more "Moving Too Fast"